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Pygmalion, scène lyrique de J.-J. Rousseau...suivi d'une idylle par Berquin

Illustrated by Jean-Michel Moreau le Jeune (French, 1741–1814), Illustrated by Clément Pierre Marillier (French, 1740–1808), Author Arnaud Berquin (French, 1747–1791), Author Jean-Jacques Rousseau (French, 1712–1778), Publisher Jules Lemonnyer (French, active late 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 28.9 x 23 x 1.5 cm (11 3/8 x 9 1/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book, photomechanical reproduction

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: J. Lemonnyer, 1883) Quarto; [4 ff.] 18 pp. [1 f.] 8 pp.; contemporary half gilt-stamped dark tan calf, marbled paper boards (original publisher’s illustrated paper wrappers bound in).

Literary illustrations, engraved text.

Paris: J. Lemonnyer, 1883


Acquired in 1904 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent